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    Welcome to MIT Sloan

    Putting cutting-edge management ideas into action

    Welcome to MIT Sloan

    A community of principled, innovative leaders

  • Why MIT Sloan?

    The MIT Sloan School of Management, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is one of the world's leading business schools. MIT Sloan is devoted to its mission: to develop principled, innovative leaders who improve the world and to generate ideas that advance management practice.

    An education at MIT Sloan prepares you for your next step, equipping you with the tools you need to lead a team, manage a complex organization, or found your own company. Fueled by the groundbreaking work of our faculty in such critical areas as finance and policy, innovation and entrepreneurship, technology, healthcare, and sustainability, you will leave MIT Sloan ready to take your career to the next level.

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    Practical knowledge

    In all of our work and learning, we follow MIT’s motto of mens et manus, or mind and hand, as we seek practical solutions to real problems. As you learn from the world’s leading management thinkers, you will amass a host of new tactics, models, and strategies that you can apply to the biggest challenges in your field to drive your organization forward. At MIT Sloan, you will have ample opportunity not only to master the core principles of management, but also to customize your course of study to your interests and desired career path.

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    Action Learning

    MIT Sloan provides you with the opportunity to get hands-on management experience through our signature Action Learning program and study tours. Our faculty and students work side-by-side with corporate or non-profit partners to apply lessons from the classroom to some of the world’s most significant challenges, often traveling to developing countries to work with peers and local entrepreneurs to improve critical systems and services. MIT Sloan offers you countless ways to test the approaches you study in the classroom, with the support of the faculty and the School behind you as you stretch the limits of your experience and try new things.

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    Engaged community

    Students are at the helm in many on-campus activities, putting management lessons to work and building the MIT Sloan community as they lead teams and plan conferences and social events through our more than 60 clubs. Students also help shape life at MIT Sloan through their participation in student leadership organizations like the Dean’s Student Advisory Council and the MIT Sloan Senate. In all of our hands-on learning opportunities, you will gain real management experience and build lasting connections.

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    MIT and Cambridge

    MIT Sloan students also forge connections across campus, working with their peers in engineering and science at MIT to creatively solve global problems and bring new ideas from the lab to the marketplace. Surrounded by the cutting-edge companies in Kendall Square, who are turning new technologies into real businesses every day, you will be able to both contribute to and benefit from Cambridge’s thriving innovation hub. At the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship, hundreds of students from across MIT have launched and expanded new companies during their time here.

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    Collaborative spirit

    MIT Sloan welcomes and celebrates diverse viewpoints, creating an environment where new ideas grow and thrive. The connections among students, faculty, and staff at MIT Sloan and MIT foster creative thinking and rigorous debate. When you attend MIT Sloan, you become part of this vibrant community and join a network of more than 120,000 MIT alumni from more than 90 countries, united in their passion to solve problems, provide principled leadership, and improve the world. Join us.

  • The MIT Sloan Experience

    Hear students share their stories about why they chose MIT Sloan.